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Dive Review of Truth Aquatics/The Vision in
The Continental USA/S. Channel Islands off Califor

Truth Aquatics/The Vision: "Great Diving in teh Southern Channel Islands", Aug, 2015,

by David Baez, FL, US ( 1 report). Report 8399.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving [Unspecified]Bonaire, Cozumel, Roatan, Utila, Puerto Rico, Florida coast and inland.
Closest Airport Santa Barbara or LAX Getting There We flew into LAX, took a shuttle to Sta. Barbara

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, cloudy, dry Seas calm, surge, currents, no currents
Water Temp 59 to 71 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 0
Water Visibility 25 to 80 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions No restrictions whatsoever, you are an adult, and you can dive to the best of your abilities.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments I am not one, but I saw that since this was a "limited load" trip, whe ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
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Comments We (a group of 6 friends) did 5 day live aboard trip with Truth Aquatics to the Southern Channel Islands (August 18-22). The trip was a limited load, which means we had about half the normal load of people on board.

The boat (The Vision) was pretty comfortable, with single and double bunks in the lower deck. There isn't a lot of room for suitcases downstairs but since this was a limited load trip, we could use the extra bunks as closets. The bunks are comfortable, they provide pillows and blankets. They sugg ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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